Serenity High School

  • Serenity High School serves 10 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Serenity High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Serenity High School's student population of 10 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students10 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Serenity High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 0 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Serenity High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Serenity High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Serenity High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Hispanic
30%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Serenity High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
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White
70%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Serenity High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Serenity High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Serenity High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMckinney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Serenity High School is J J A E P (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Faubion Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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